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It wasn't until the CIA's inspector general confirmed this wrongdoing that Brennan began negotiating with the senators about owning up to the spying (which we still don't fully understand). Even then, however, he was lying about it to the public. When asked about the CIA hacking into Senate computers ...
Gina Haspel would become the first woman to lead the Central Intelligence Agency. In that way, she would represent another important advance. Unfortunately, she has a troubling past, as Democratic and Republican senators have noted as they prepare for her confirmation hearing. She played ... Ohio

Following the Trump administration's firing of FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe just hours before he was supposed to retire, former CIA Director John ... Citing an investigation by the Justice Department inspector general accusing McCabe of disclosing sensitive information to the media about a probe ... CIA Director
Gina Haspel, President Trump's choice to take over the CIA, is a well-respected figure within the intelligence community, by most accounts. But she is inextricably tied to two very ... evidence in an ongoing investigation. Her boss, Jose Rodriguez, was later reprimanded by the agency's inspector general.
That's former CIA director John Brennan, slamming Donald Trump after his attorney general fired FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe. ... Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz found that, in 2016, McCabe inappropriately allowed two top officials to speak to reporters about his decision ...
Unsurprisingly, the CIA's own inspector general concluded that the torture program failed to produce any significant actionable intelligence; and I testified to the same effect under oath in the Senate. What's worse, the program has gotten in the way of justice: To this day, we cannot prosecute terrorists ...

The Justice Department's inspector general concluded that Mr. McCabe was not forthcoming during the review, according to the people briefed on the matter. ... On Tuesday, the president fired the secretary of state, Rex W. Tillerson, and named the C.I.A. director, Mike Pompeo, to replace him. He tapped ... FBI
Why is A.G. Jeff Sessions asking the Inspector General to investigate potentially massive FISA abuse. ... Eddington said throughout his career -- both at the CIA and working on Capitol Hill -- he has repeatedly seen whistleblowers worried about approaching an IG's office with a complaint or reports ... Justice Department
Trump recently nominated current CIA Director Mike Pompeo to be the next secretary of state, and agency veteran Gina Haspel, who is wrapped up in a ... allegations" concerning internal chaos within the intelligence community's top watchdog agency, the intelligence Community Inspector General, or ... spy whistleblower
Her boss, Jose Rodriguez, was later reprimanded by the agency's inspector general. Haspel was not; the Justice Department decided not to press criminal charges. Haspel's involvement in the willful destruction of evidence of torture is as much an assault on the law as the torture itself was on its victims. CIA
Four of the men — FBI director Christopher Wray, Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats, CIA director Mike Pompeo, and DIA director Robert Ashley ... I. Charles McCullough III, the inspector general of the intelligence community under President Obama from 2011 to 2017, said it wasn't unusual in itself ... CIA
Those frustrations have roiled the U.S. national-security community, putting the FBI increasingly at odds with the CIA over the case. .... stationed on the island ranged from delays in the release of food shipments to “the poisoning of family pets,” the State Department's inspector general wrote in a 2007 report. CIA
The nominee for CIA inspector general, Christopher Sharpley, has several outstanding retaliation complaints against him that could delay his confirmation. Sharpley is mired in ongoing reprisal cases from at least two former CIA Office of Inspector General employees, Jonathan Kaplan and Andrew Bakaj. CIA
This is reviewed congressionally–it is reviewed by the courts, it is reviewed by the DNI, it is reviewed by the inspector general and the Department of ... or what independent inquiries–like the Senate Intelligence Committee investigation into the CIA's torture program–have actually been conducted into ... CIA
The audit requested by the four senators will include all whistleblower programs at the Intelligence Community Inspector General, the CIA, the National Security Agency, the Defense Intelligence Agency, the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, and the National Reconnaissance Office, according to the ... CIA
The seal of the Central Intelligence Agency at CIA headquarters in Langley, Va. on April 13, 2016. ... Grassley called on Wayne Stone, the acting inspector general for the intelligence agencies, to make sure the contents of Meyer's offices, which likely contain evidence in open whistleblower cases, ... CIA
The story is simply this: the exchange of emails that was released by the Department of Justice inspector general shows that very top level FBI officials, ... Sputnik: Why would the FBI and the CIA try to promote this Russian-hacking narrative, when implying that they could allow such a thing to happen makes ... CIA

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) Monday directed to restore a first information report (FIR) against the then American Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) station chief in Islamabad and legal adviser regarding the US drone attack in an area of Mirali in 2009. The court dismissed the move of Chief ... CIA
John Millis opened—he took out a classified document, which was an inspector general's report from the CIA on how John Deutch, who had been the CIA director, had mishandled classified information on his computer and how the investigation into that had been mishandled by top senior CIA officials, and ... CIA
Sharing Najeeb's confessional statement with The News, CIA Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIGP) Saqib Ismail Memon said the detainee told his interrogators that he and his accomplices forced Urdu-speakers off buses after identifying them by their identity cards. DIGP Memon said the gangsters ... CIA
After he closed the door, he took out a classified report by the CIA's inspector general and read it aloud, slowly, as I sat next to him. He repeated passages when I asked, allowing me to transcribe the report verbatim. The report concluded that top CIA officials had impeded an internal investigation into ... CIA
While recently portrayed as a bastion of progressive attitudes, the Central Intelligence Agency has a history of racial and gender disparity. As late as 1991, women were second class employees who were kept in the lower ranks, with men overwhelmingly occupying senior positions and leadership roles. CIA
Or what about the official CIA Accountability Board that overruled the agency's inspector general? The inspector general had determined that five employees were improperly involved in breaking into computers used by Senate staffers investigating allegations of CIA torture. Three of them displayed a “lack ... CIA
The Department of Justice's Inspector General is now investigating the FBI's handling of that investigation. Deputy FBI director ... to retire early next year. Former CIA Director John Brennan tweeted in response that "Andy McCabe & Jim Baker epitomize integrity, competence, and respect for rule of law. CIA
WASHINGTON: Former officials of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) are helping the UAE build modern spycraft, the Foreign Policy (FP) media outlet .... A 2011 CIA inspector general investigation into its officers embedded in the NYPD did not find specific violations of the law, but concluded that the ... CIA
Deep pockets, deep cover: The UAE is paying ex-CIA officers to build a spy empire in the Gulf .... A 2011 CIA inspector general investigation into its officers embedded in the NYPD did not find specific violations of the law, but concluded that the perception of coziness between the nation's top foreign spy ... CIA
One of the many interesting documents in Central Intelligence Agency's declassified archives was guidance for public statements regarding their ... This may be because the Inspector General report recommended that future testing be conducted in an operational setting (discussed below and in the ... CIA
Michael Hayden, former director of the NSA and CIA (and now, a national security analyst at CNN), has recently emerged as a leading critic of the Trump .... By September 2002, the trio of retired NSA employees, along with Roark, decided to file a Defense Department Inspector General (DoD IG) hotline ... CIA
A report, which was operated out of the Intelligence Community Inspector General office and discontinued last year, revealed rampant whistleblower ... In effect, the report uncovered a shocking pattern, that intelligence agencies such as the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), and the National Security ... CIA
Brennan replied: “Let me assure you the CIA was in no way spying on [the committee] or the Senate.” However, a CIA inspector general's report found the CIA was spying on the Senate, and Brennan was forced to privately apologize to intelligence committee chairmen. Brennan also claimed in a 2011 ... CIA
That not-quite-enthusiastic endorsement opens the door to revisit classic claims made about the 70-year old Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). Many have been ... The agency's own inspector general, reporting on the program in 2004, affirmed many of the Senate investigation's points. By that time the ... CIA
That not-quite-enthusiastic endorsement opens the door to revisit classic claims made about the 70-year old Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). Many have been ... The agency's own inspector general, reporting on the program in 2004, affirmed many of the Senate investigation's points. By that time the ... CIA
CIA officials improperly accessed Senate Intelligence Committee computers, according to an Inspector General report in July 2014, contradicting denials by then-CIA ... In early 2017, the CIA, NSA and FBI refused congressional requests to provide a list of unmasking requests made by Obama officials. CIA
Giving the details, Deputy Inspector General (DIG) Ludhiana range Gursharan Singh Sandhu said that the accused were arrested following a tip off on ... Following this different police parties led by Crime Investigating Agency (CIA) Staff Jagraon Incharge Inspector Lakhvir Singh and Gidarwindi police ... CIA
Meanwhile, the Treasury Department's inspector general is investigating whether the department hid its analysis of the bill, or even did one at all after ... Multiple media reports say Trump is considering replacing Tillerson with CIA Director Mike Pompeo; a source told The Times the switch would come by ... CIA
President Trump reportedly hasn't given up questioning whether Barack Obama was really born in the United States. On Wednesday, Trump returned to another more obscure, and equally false, conspiracy theory, that MSNBC's Joe Scarborough had something to do with the sudden death of an intern in ... CIA
The inspector general for the Department of Justice should investigate whether the Trump administration is applying unethical or illegal political pressure on ... Let's emphasize that the articles of impeachment against Nixon specifically included misuse and abuse by Nixon of the DOJ, the FBI and the CIA. CIA
The acting CIA inspector general President Trump has nominated for the permanent job raised some eyebrows at last month's confirmation hearing when he suggested he was unfamiliar with three unresolved whistleblower reprisal complaints involving him or his office. Two of the former CIA IG employees involved in the ... CIA
Christopher Sharpley, nominee for inspector general of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), is sworn-in before testifying during his confirmation hearing ... They say that inspector general's office, which is looking into the CIA matter to avoid a conflict of interest, asked Sharpley in January for documents. CIA
CIA Director Mike Pompeo met late last month with a former U.S. intelligence official who has become an advocate for a disputed theory that the theft of .... press to discuss the NSA's domestic spying program, but he did, along with others, complain to the Defense Department's Inspector General about the ... CIA
President Donald Trump announced his intent to nominate Michael K. Atkinson J.D. '91 to become the next Inspector General of the United States ... in 1981 by President Ronald Reagan, includes the the National Security Agency, the Central Intelligence Agency and various other military intelligence ... CIA
... Bush legacy of Karl Rove's political stench — CIA leaks, fired prosecutors, ... Ultimately, the Department of Justice's own inspector-general ... CIA
Botulism & an exploding seashell: How the CIA planned to kill Castro ... According to a 1967 report by the Inspector General, a number of ... CIA
CIA and Treasury Scrap Over Who Gets to Spy on Americans ... department's inspector general is reportedly looking into the matter. ... The headquarters of the Central Intelligence Agency 03 March, 2005 in Langley, Virginia. CIA
Former Inspector General Chuck McCullough III retired in March, and ... Sharpley, a watchdog for the CIA's Office of the Inspector General. CIA
The interagency inspector general isn't the only shambles. Trump nominated Chris Sharpley to serve as CIA's inspector general, despite ... CIA
The Central Intelligence Agency thought for months that it had ... have apologized," Christopher Sharpley, the acting CIA Inspector General, told ... CIA
The office's inspector general, created in 2010, was tasked with ... to serve as the top watchdog for the CIA's Office of the Inspector General. CIA
A Treasury Department Inspector General report said nearly two-thirds of its most critical IT equipment is outdated. The report said it takes an ... CIA
For instance, the inspector general of USAID (the government agency ... like to avoid getting into bed with the CIA (which has long been closely ... CIA


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